Session 46:
The Elderly and Their Kin:  Contact, Care and Social Support

Thursday, April 15
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Cumberland F
Exhibition Level

Chair: Melissa Hardy, Pennsylvania State University
Discussant: Douglas A. Wolf, Syracuse University

  1. Bargaining Power and Intergenerational Coresidence: Adult Children and Their Disabled Elderly ParentsLiliana E. Pezzin, Medical College of Wisconsin; Robert A. Pollak, Washington University in St. Louis

  2. Shocks to Maternal Health, Caregiving, and Geographic Proximity among Family Members in the Panel Study of Income DynamicsKathleen McGarry, University of California, Los Angeles; Emily Wiemers, University of Michigan

  3. Intergenerational Transfers in Latin American CountriesGuido Pinto, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Rebeca Wong, University of Texas Medical Branch; Jason R. Thomas, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  4. Does Family Care for the Young Come at the Expense of the Old?Julie M. Zissimopoulos, RAND Corporation; Daphna Gans, RAND Corporation

Other sessions on Population and Aging